Kensuke Tanabe

Also Known As

  • Kenji Tanabe

Game Credits


Theta (2007)   (Producer)
Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Requiem (2002)   (Supervisor)
Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards (2000)   (Assistant Managers)


Kirby and the Rainbow Curse (2015)   (Producers)
Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS (2014)   (Supervisors (Original Games))
Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D (2013)   (Producer)
Dillon's Rolling Western (2012)   (Producer)
Kirby's Dream Collection: Special Edition (2012)   (Producers)
Paper Mario: Sticker Star (2012)   (Producers)
Kirby: Mass Attack (2011)   (Senior Producers)
Mystery Case Files: The Malgrave Incident (2011)   (Producers)
Pilotwings Resort (2011)   (Producers)
Pushmo (2011)   (Producers)
Art Style: light trax (2010)   (Producers)
Donkey Kong Country Returns (2010)   (Producer)
Fluidity (2010)   (Producers)
Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Mini-Land Mayhem! (2010)   (Producer)
ExciteBots: Trick Racing (2009)   (Producers)
Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Minis March Again! (2009)   (Producer)
Picross 3D (2009)   (Producers)
Punch-Out!! (2009)   (Producer)
Captain★Rainbow (2008)   (Producers)
Kirby Super Star Ultra (2008)   (Producers)
Mystery Case Files: MillionHeir (2008)   (Producer)
Super Smash Bros. Brawl (2008)   (Producers)
BWii: Battalion Wars 2 (2007)   (Producers)
Chibi-Robo!: Park Patrol (2007)   (Producers)
Mario Strikers Charged (2007)   (Producer)
Metroid Prime 3: Corruption (2007)   (Producer)
Super Paper Mario (2007)   (Producers)
Boundish (2006)   (Producers)
Coloris (2006)   (Producers)
Custom Robo Arena (2006)   (Producer)
Digidrive (2006)   (Producer)
Dotstream (2006)   (Producers)
Excite Truck (2006)   (Producers)
Freshly-Picked Tingle's Rosy Rupeeland (2006)   (Producer)
Kirby: Squeak Squad (2006)   (Producers)
Magical Starsign (2006)   (Producers)
Mario vs. Donkey Kong 2: March of the Minis (2006)   (Producer)
Metroid Prime: Hunters (2006)   (Producer)
Mother 3 (2006)   (Producers)
Orbient (2006)   (Producers)
Rotohex (2006)   (Producers)
Soundvoyager (2006)   (Producers)
Battalion Wars (2005)   (Producer)
Chibi-Robo!: Plug into Adventure! (2005)   (Producers)
Geist (2005)   (Producers)
Kirby: Canvas Curse (2005)   (Producers)
Metroid Prime Pinball (2005)   (Producer)
Star Fox Assault (2005)   (Project Management )
Super Mario Strikers (2005)   (Producer)
Metroid Prime 2: Echoes (2004)   (PRODUCERS)
Giftpia (2003)   (Supervisor)
Metroid Prime (2002)   (Coproducers)
Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Tr... (1996)   (Producer)
Kirby's Block Ball (1995)   (Supervisors )


Kirby's Dream Land 2 (1995)   (Map Designers)
Kirby's Dream Course (1994)   (Map Designers)
Stunt Race FX (1994)   (Map Designers)
Super Mario Bros. 2 (1988)   (Course Designers)
Super Mario Bros. 3 (1988)   (Level Designers)
Yume Kōjō: Dokidoki Panic (1987)   (Director)


The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D (2011)   (Script Support)
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past/Four Swords (2002)   (Script Writer )
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening DX (1998)   (Script Writers )
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (1998)   (Script Writer)
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening (1993)   (Script Writer)
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past (1991)   (Script Writer)


Xenogears (1998)   (Animators (Opening Movie))


Haunting Ground (2005)   (Assistant Editor)
Final Fantasy VII (1997)   (Omnibus Japan)


Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire (1996)   (Japanese Text Translation)

Customer/Technical Support

Pokémon Snap (1999)   (Supervisor)


Super Smash Bros. for Wii U (2014)   (Supervisors (Original Games))
Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon (2013)   (Special Advisors)
Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door (2004)   (Supervisor)
Hamtaro: Ham-Ham Heartbreak (2002)   (Advisor)
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time / Master Quest (2002)   (Script Support)
Hamtaro: Ham-Hams Unite! (2001)   (Advisor)
Kirby Super Star (1996)   (Adviser)
Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars (1996)   (Screenplay Advisor)


Kirby: Triple Deluxe (2014)   (Special Thanks)
Mario Party 9 (2012)   (Special Thanks)
Kirby's Return to Dream Land (2011)   (Special Thanks)
Mario Kart 7 (2011)   (Special Thanks)
Red Steel (2006)  
NBA Courtside 2002 (2002)   (Special Thanks)
Pikmin (2001)   (Special Thanks)
Pokémon Stadium 2 (2000)   (Original Pok√©mon Stadium Staff )
Pokémon Stadium (1999)   (Special Thanks )
Super Smash Bros. (1999)   (Special Thanks)
Pilotwings 64 (1996)   (Special Thanks)
Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest (1995)   (Special Thanks)
Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island (1995)   (Special Thanks)


Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire (1996)   (Nintendo Co., Inc.)
Kirby's Avalanche (1995)   (Nintendo Staff)

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